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Around the Clock Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Wacky walk through a day in the life of 23 quirky kids.
By Roz Chast
(2015)
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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Barbie Malibu Mysteries Game Poster Image
age 4+
Spelling, word mysteries very fun, but fluffy plot.
Platforms: LeapFrog games, LeapPad Learning System
(2014)
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Write My Name App Poster Image
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age 4+
Customizable handwriting tool; not the best method.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Ruff Ruff Tweet and Dave App Poster Image
age 4+
Interactive companion to TV show plus stand-alone games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Maya the Bee Movie Movie Poster Image
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age 4+
Cute bee adventure teaches about inclusion and cooperation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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My Spring Robin Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Girl looks for returning bird in cute, informative tale.
By Anne Rockwell
(1989)
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Counting Crows Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Unique counting book has simple art, playful text and story.
By Kathi Appelt
(2015)
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Tiggly Chef: Preschool Math Cooking Game App Poster Image
age 4+
Wild recipes add up to math fun, with hybrid toys or not.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Tiggly Addventure: Number Line & Math Learning Game for Preschool App Poster Image
age 4+
Hybrid game uses toys or fingers for counting.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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VTech InnoTab Software - I Spy Adventure Game Poster Image
age 4+
Rhyming seek-and-find clues create clever logic puzzles.
Platforms: InnoTab 2
(2014)
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Gracie & Friends Jungle Gym App Poster Image
age 4+
Specialized focus promotes fluency with small numbers.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Gracie & Friends Treasure Bubbles App Poster Image
age 4+
Learn early math skills with a buddy; fun but repetitive.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Ice Cream Summer Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Whimsical art and ice cream tie in summer learning and fun.
By Peter Sis
(2015)
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PocketPhonics Stories App Poster Image
age 4+
Step-by-step phonics program more instructional than fun.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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One Family Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Happy, colorful celebration of counting and families.
By George Shannon
(2015)
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Preschoolers ABC Playground Pro App Poster Image
age 4+
Customizable, multilingual letter play made fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Montessori Early Reading - Phonics & Rhyme games App Poster Image
age 4+
Simple, early reader matching games sparse but solid.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Wonster Words - spelling with ABC and phonics by Puzzingo App Poster Image
age 4+
Phonetics, vocab star as kids drag letters to spell words.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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MyBackpack - Waterford Learning App Poster Image
age 4+
Free games, stories, songs vary in quality and target age.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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LeapFrog LeapTV: Disney Frozen Arendelle's Winter Festival Game Poster Image
age 4+
More story, integrated math would keep this off thin ice.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2015)
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